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Research meeting with Ambassador TENG Theng Dar on the development of Construction 3D Printing in Oman

The Construction 3D Printing Research Unit (C3dP.NUS) hosted a research meeting with Ambassador TENG at School of Design and Environment (SDE) on 7 December 2017. This meeting aimed to explore the research opportunity and collaboration of Construction of 3D Printing in Oman. For more information on the meeting, please read here.

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IHL Productivity Challenge 2017

The Department congratulates Irwin Hafiz B Hairy, Tan Kai Yi, Goh Yan Jie, Fung Chun Chang and Phan Do Phuong Uyen, who won the 2nd Runner up at the “IHL Productivity Challenge 2017”, organised by Building & Construction Authority. The project-based competition required participants to propose buildable systems and construction methods which at the very minimum satisfied the Buildable Design and Constructability scores that were set out.

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2017 Hyundai E&C Technology Grand Award

The Department congratulates Ashan Senel Asmone (PhD student) and Lau Shing Hou (Final year, PFM) who won the silver award at the “2017 Hyundai E&C Technology Grand Award”. The title of their proposal is “Designing in Reality: Automated Maintainability Assessment for Building Projects using BIM”. This project was guided by Ashan’s supervisor; Professor Michael Chew.

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BEMA Makes a $100,000 Top-up Donation to the BEMA Bursary

On 31 August 2017, Building and Estate Management Alumni (BEMA) made a $100,000 donation to top-up the BEMA Bursary, which was set up in 2013 to provide relief for undergraduates in need from Department of Building and Department of Real Estate.
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NUS Outstanding Undegraduate Researcher Prize AY2016/2017 (Individual Award)

The Department congratulates Mr Matthew Goh (BSc (PFM), Class of 2017) who received the NUS Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Prize AY2016/2017 (Individual) for his project “Integrated Lean Construction and Simulation Approach to Improving on-site Modular Construction efficiency: A Prefabricated and Prefinished Volumetric Construction (PPVC) Case Study”.

In photo: Matthew with Prof Willie Tan (HOD)

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International Executive Program in Project Management 2017 (14th Batch) organized jointly by NUS and the University of Moratuwa

The Centre for Project Management and Construction Law, Department of Building, National University of Singapore jointly hosted the above program with the Centre for Excellence in Project Management, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka between 27th June and 7th July 2017. 20 senior‐level participants representing different organisations from both Private and Public attended the program which was conducted in Singapore.
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Building and Construction Authority Research Grant Award: Professor Wong Nyuk Hien

The Department congratulates Professor Wong Nyuk Hien, who received a research grant award from Building and Construction Authority, for his research project entitled, ‘Study on Acceptable Reflectance Level of Building Facade Materials in Singapore’.

The project aims to improve the visual performance of building façade in Singapore, with the following three main objectives:

  1. To evaluate the acceptable daylight reflectance of building façade to achieve visual comfort in the surrounding environment in Singapore
  2. To identify critical factors that cause glare problem and potential Urban Heat Island (UHI) problem by parametric 3D modelling
  3. To develop methodology and guidelines for building designers to evaluate and improve the visual performance of building façade

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Invitation to the workshop on "Construction 3D Printing - Recent Advances and Future Trends”, 17 February 2017 @ SDE

The Construction 3D Research Unit of Centre for Project Management and Construction Law (CPMCL), NUS together with the printFARM, University of California Berkeley are co-organising a one-day International Workshop on Construction 3D Printing “Recent Advances and Future Trends” (iW3D) at SDE on 17 February 2017.

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Merit Award Winner 2015: Mr Rubenrajoo

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NUS establishes CiBEST

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